Lincoln Park Zoo

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April 18, 2014
Photo of the Week: April 18

Black rhino Kapuki and baby King get down for a good wallow in the mud in our Photo of the Week! Thanks to Keeper Cassy Kutilek for the picture.

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January 16, 2014
New Value Pass for Ice Skating

Plan to visit Ice Skating at Lincoln Park Zoo often? Pick up our new special value pass! Save $15 on 20 visits and/or skate rentals by purchasing an $85 pass at the Farmhouse.

January 16, 2014
Post from the President—Not to Be Dwarfed

President and CEO Kevin Bell shares the zoo's latest arrival--two dwarf mongooses at Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House. Learn how the active little carnivores spend their days.

January 15, 2014
How Does the Zoo Stay Free?

Ever wondered how Lincoln Park Zoo stays free? Your support is the biggest factor, but we share all the details in our special Zoo FAQ feature.

January 14, 2014
A Carnivore’s Gaze

Red wolf Rozene poses in the snow in this photo by Keeper Cassy Kutilek. Winter is a great time to see these critically endangered predators at the Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo, as bare vegetation makes for good sight lines.

January 14, 2014
Celebrating a Chicago Partner

Special thanks to Walgreens, who donated $25,000 to the zoo today as part of the opening of their innovative new “Well Experience” store at Clark and Broadway.

January 13, 2014
“Predator” Meets Prey

What would you do if you came face to face with a “predator”? If you’re one of the zoo’s Sichuan takins, you’d offer it a nice nuzzle, as this “before” photo from Keeper Jason Martin shows.

January 10, 2014
Photo of the Week: January 10

Our male Blyth's hornbill poses in the foreground as his mate calls behind him in our Photo of the Week. Come breeding season, the female seals herself in a tree hole with a wall of mud, leaving the male to bring her food as she tends to the nest inside.

January 8, 2014
Going Wild at Local High Schools

Learn how Lincoln Park Zoo’s Hurvis Center for Learning Innovation and Collaboration links Chicago high school students with research on local species led by the zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute.

January 7, 2014
All About Anana

The recent cold snap has inspired a lot of interest in Lincoln Park Zoo polar bear Anana. What else is there to know about one of the zoo’s top predators?

January 6, 2014
Early Closing Notice

We plan to close at 3 p.m. tomorrow, January 7, because of continuing cold weather. Be safe out there and stay warm!

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